[Mailman-Users] Aliases

Ashley M. Kirchner ashley at pcraft.com
Fri Mar 1 23:16:18 CET 2002

Ralph Boersema wrote:

> We have just installed mailman and are as yet unfamiliar with it. We
> have run into a problem with the configuration. We can't get email
> aliases to work. We tried it out by creating a test group. The problem
> is that when a user registers for the group, an email is sent to a
> certain email address created by Mailman. This address forwards (or is
> supposed to) to the administrator of the group. The problem is that the
> email address aliases that should point to him are not being created
> properly, and the email is returned to the sender each time.

    Mailman doesn't add to your alias file by default.  At the end of the list
creation, it gives you a list of aliases that you shold be (manually) adding to
your MTA's alias file.

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